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Falsity cannot keep an idea from being beautiful; there are certain errors of such ingenuity that one could regret their not ranking among the achievements of the human mind. - Jean Rostand

I regret the passing of the studio system. I was very appreciative of it because I had no talent. - Lucille Ball

Remorse is regret that one waited so long to do it. - Henry Louis Mencken

To regret deeply is to live afresh. - Henry David Thoreau

My one regret in life is that I am not someone else. - Woody Allen

It seemed to me that the desire to get married-which, I regret to say, I believe is basic and primal in women-is followed almost immediately by an equally basic and primal urge-which is to be single again. - Nora Ephron

Make it a rule of life to never regret and never to look back. Regret is an appalling waste of energy: you can't build on it; it's good only for wallowing in. - Katherine Mansfield

In the life of each of us, I said to myself, 'There is a place remote and islanded, and given to endless regret or secret happiness.' - Sarah Orne Jewett

I must place on record my regret that the human race ever learned to fly. - Sir Winston Churchill